A Twitter logo is displayed on a mobile phone near a computer screen showing promoted tweets on China. Photo illustration: Reuters
A Twitter logo is displayed on a mobile phone near a computer screen showing promoted tweets on China. Photo illustration: Reuters
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Twitter whistle-blower reveals staff feared China agent could collect user data

  • The firm’s ex-head of security Peiter ‘Mudge’ Zatko says the FBI had told company that there was at least 1 Chinese agent working there
  • The famed hacker says Twitter was reluctant to turn away from China as the fastest-growing overseas market for ad revenue

A Twitter logo is displayed on a mobile phone near a computer screen showing promoted tweets on China. Photo illustration: Reuters
A Twitter logo is displayed on a mobile phone near a computer screen showing promoted tweets on China. Photo illustration: Reuters
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